Gifts for Every Occasion: Custom Boxes by Lily & Grey

Weddings come with so many events- bridal showers, bachelorette parties, wedding showers, and the list goes on! Whether your a bride, bridesmaids, or just looking for a nice gift, check out our guide to choosing the perfect gift for each occasion! 10% of the profits of these boxes will be donated to Once Upon a Wedding. Not to mention we have a SPECIAL TREAT FOR ALL OF YOU- use the code SS10 for 10% of your order!!! Head on over to Lily and Grey because you won't want to miss out! 

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Unique Fall Wedding Ideas

Now that it is finally October, we can fully embrace the pumpkin spice lattes and chunky sweaters without guilt! With the leaves falling and the weather cooling down, it has brought a spark of inspiration my way so I am sharing some unique ways to incorporate fall into your big day! (along with lots of seasonal puns.) 

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Gifts for your Gals: Fun and Alternative Bridesmaids Gifts

Your bridesmaids are the girls who will give up an entire weekend to make sure you look pretty and to hold your dress when you pee… So you better believe they deserve a kick-ass gift! If you want to avoid the generic “bridesmaids/bride tribe/I-do crew” t-shirt that will inevitably end up in their pile of sleep shirts, here are some gifts that are sure to make your bridezilla moments worth it

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The Deal Behind First Look Photos

Everyone who has ever been in a wedding, attended a wedding, or has ever watched a wedding in a movie could tell you this one- It's bad luck for a groom to see his bride in her wedding dress before the wedding. Some perceive this as a romantic gesture, while others see it as a superstition. However, the origin of this tradition has almost nothing to do with romantic gestures or superstitions.

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Two States, One Aesthetic

The inception of Sistered States as the name of my event business came from my Californian childhood and my Texas adulthood. I was born and raised in sunny San Diego and spent my youth down by the beach and out in the sun. I made my eastern migration to Texas for college and fell in love with football games and southern hospitality. When I created my business, I wanted a name that represented me- my past, my present, my future. 

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